AN ACT MAKING A SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATION IN THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 1963, TO HONOR AN OBIGATION INCURRED IN THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 1962.
WHEREAS, the sum of $1891.00 was incurred as a State obligation during the month of June, 1962, for substitute pay for 1 nurse and 45 school teachers in the Wilmington School District; and
WHEREAS, the amount involved as a practical matter could not be presented to State Agencies for payment prior to the expiration of the fiscal year; and
WHEREAS, the State Auditor disallowed payment of the sum when presented because payments was requested in the fiscal year commencing July 1, 1962, and no funds were available to pay obligations incurred in the previous fiscal year; and
WHEREAS, the Wilmington Board of Education paid the sum of $1891.00 for 1 substitute nurse and 45 teachers in order to avoid delay in making pay when expected; and
WHEREAS, the obligation incurred was a State obligation rather than a local one,
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware:
Section 1. There is hereby appropriated to the Wilmington School Board the sum of $1891.00 to reimburse it for salaries paid to 1 school nurse and 45 teachers for services rendered during June 1962, and which obligation was and is a lawful State obligation.
Section 2. This Act is a supplementary appropriation and the money appropriated shall be paid from the General Fund of the State of Delaware.
Approved May 20, 1963.